Overview

St. Catherine University and the Public Health Department welcomes applications for a full-time Program Director of MPH in Global Health.

The MPH in Global Health Program is focused on developing socially responsible leaders to combat public health issues by engaging and collaborating with local and global communities. The Program Director will provide strategic direction and leadership to the department. Additionally, this position is responsible for developing an innovative and respected program of research in their area of interest and expertise to advance the discipline and inform classroom teaching.

About St. Catherine University

The Program Director will provide strategic direction and leadership to the department. Additionally, this position is responsible for developing an innovative and respected program of research in their area of interest and expertise to advance the discipline and inform classroom teaching.

Responsibilities include:

  • Attend regular administrative meetings across the university and leads internal departmental meetings and external advisory board meetings
  • Recruit, hire and train adjunct and regular faculty and staff
    Teach the equivalent of 3-4 graduate courses during the academic year across in-person, hybrid, and online environments
    Monitor and assess student-learning outcomes and provide timely and frequent feedback to students on academic performance
    Design, teach, evaluate and revise course content to reflect evidence-based practice and most current knowledge in the field
    Monitor curriculum content and make recommendations as appropriate to maintain relevance. Advise students on their academic program of study
    Contribute to the highly collaborative work of the department and participate in departmental meetings
    Mentor students in research and scholarship
    Publish research and participate in national and international conferences related to one’s scholarship.
    Engage in professional development opportunities such as faculty/staff workshops and departmental trainings
    Participate in service to the community and profession such as volunteer work and participating on boards